On the heels of news that the missing plane was re-routed by a pilot or passenger, the Armed Forces of the Philippines will suspend its search in the South China Sea. According to WESCOM spokesman 1st Lt. Cherryl Tindog, the AFP is willing to resume the search for the missing aircraft "should there be developments that would warrant the Philippines' participation.
The Philippines plan to import 800,000 tons of rice due to a major shortage in supply. The Philippines is one of the largest purchasers of the grain.
The Philippines is cracking down on online child porn by requiring installers to filter for child pornography or risk heavy fines.